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A MESSAGE ABOUT THIS WEEK'S CONSTRUCTION

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Monday was the beginning of three road closures in close proximity to each other in the downtown Goshen area. The City Engineering Department had carefully coordinated the closures for the 100 block of South Main Street and the 200 and 300 block of West Lincoln Avenue between the various contracted... more

ROAD CLOSURE: MAIN STREET

Friday, June 14, 2019

Due to construction at the Goshen Theater, Main Street will be closed between Jefferson and Washington streets beginning Monday, June 17 for for about a week and a half. The detour will be Third Street, from Lincoln Avenue to Madison Street. more

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Thursday, June 13, 2019

The Goshen Board of Public Works and Safety will conduct a public hearing at its regular meeting on June 24, 2019 at 2:00 p.m to determine whether the City of Goshen should sell the real estate at 1201 College Ave., Goshen, Indiana. The hearing will be held in the City Court Room/Council Chambers at... more

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Traffic Commission

Today, 4:30pm

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, June 24, 2019, 2:00pm

Shade Tree Board meeting

Monday, June 24, 2019, 7:00pm

Boards & Commissions

Boards & Commissions


Application for City Board or Commission Appointment

City Council

  • Jim McKee (Republican)
  • Doug Nisley (Republican)
  • Mike Orgill (Republican)
  • Julia Gautsche (Democrat)
  • Adam Scharf (Democrat)
  • Brett Weddell (Republican) - President
  • Julia King (Democrat)
  • Félix Pérez Diener

To learn more about the City Council and ways to contact council members, click here


Board of Public Works & Safety

  • Mayor Jeremy Stutsman
  • Michael Landis
  • Mitch Day

To learn more about the Board of Public Works & Safety, click here


Redevelopment Commission

The City of Goshen established the Goshen Redevelopment Commission to act as a catalyst for new development in targeted areas. This is done through techniques including real estate acquisition, site preparation, environmental remediation and providing public infrastructure to the site. Annual appointments are made by the Mayor and City Council, and a 2-year liaison is appointed by the School Board.

  • Tom Stump (term 1/19 - 12/19)
  • Vince Turner (term 1/19 - 12/19)
  • Brian Krider (term 1/19 - 12/19)
  • Andrea Johnson (term 2/19 - 12/19)
  • Brian Garber (term 2/19 - 12/19)
  • Amanda Qualls, school liaison (term 1/19 - 12/20)

To learn more about the Redevelopment Commission, click here


Plan Commission

  • Leslie Biek, City Engineering – Ongoing appointment
  • Connie Garber, President, Board of Public Works and Safety appointment (term 1/19 - 12/19)
  • Tom Holtzinger, Secretary, Citizen appointed by Mayor (term 1/18 - 12/21)
  • John R. King, Citizen appointed by Mayor (term 1/17 - 12/20)
  • Aracelia Manriquez, Citizen appointed by Mayor (term 1/16 - 12/19)
  • Joe McCorkel, Citizen appointed by Mayor (term 1/18 - 12/21)
  • Jim McKee, VP, City Council appointment (term 1/16 - 12/19)
  • Rolando Ortiz, Citizen appointed by Mayor (term 1/19 - 12/22)
  • James Wellington, Park Board appointment (term 1/19 - 12/22)

To learn more about Plan Commission, click here


Board of Zoning Appeals

  • Richard Aguirre, Secretary, appointed by Mayor (1/16 - 12/19)
  • Tom Holtzinger, Chair, appointed by Mayor (1/18 - 12/21)*
  • Brad Hunsberger, appointed by Mayor (1/16 - 12/19)
  • Scott McKee, appointed by the City Council (1/17 - 12/20)
  • Aracelia Manriquez, Vice Chair, appointed by Plan Commission (1/18 - 12/21)*
  • Angela McKenna, appointed by Mayor (alternate)
  • Mervin Helmut, appointed by the City Council (alternate)

To learn more about the Board of Zoning Appeals, click here
* Is a member of the City of Goshen Plan Commission


Board of Building Appeals

  • J.C. Schrock (7/14 - 6/16)
  • Brad Hunsberger (7/15 - 6/17)
  • Fire Chief 
  • Tim Short 7/17 - 6/19)
  • Pete Weddell (7/18 - 6/20)

Board of Aviation Commissioners

  • Denny Richmond (1/19 - 12/22)
  • Galen Miller (1/18 - 12/21)
  • Steve Johnson (1/16 - 12/19)
  • Patty Morgan (1/17 - 12/20)
  • Jeff Harztler (1/18 - 12/21)

To learn more about the Board of Aviation, click here


Community Relations Commission

  • Evan Miller (1/17 - 12/19)
  • David Araujo (1/17 - 12/19)
  • Jose Rocha (1/18 - 12/20)
  • Michelle Fanfair-Steury (1/19 - 12/21)
  • AJ Delgadillo (1/19 - 12/21)
  • Sreekala Rajagopalan (1/16 - 12/18)
  • Glenn Null (1/18 - 12/20)
  • Donald Brown (1/19 - 12/21)
  • Judith Davis (1/17 - 12/19)

To learn more about the Community Relations Commission, click here.  To see a full list of commissioners and contact information, click here.


Board of Cemetery Trustees

  • Mary Lou Hetler
  • Laura Ann Martin
  • Phil Self
  • Colin Yoder

This board meets quarterly, on the first Thursday, 2 p.m., at the City Hall Conference Room.


Economic Development Commission

  • Don Reigsecker (2/17 - 1/21)
  • David Newell (2/18 - 1/22)
  • Zac Bontrager (2/16 - 1/20)

Parks & Recreation Board

  • Jennifer Shell
  • Roger Nafziger
  • Barb Swartley
  • James Wellington
  • Doug Yoder

This board meets monthly, on the third Monday, 5:30 p.m., at Rieth Interpretive Center. To learn more about the Parks and Recreation Board, click here.


Shade Tree Board

  • Kristen Savage (1/17 - 12/19)
  • Greg Imbur (1/18 - 12/20)
  • David Ostergren (1/19 - 12/21)
  • Ned Kauffman (1/18 - 12/20)
  • Stan King (1/18 - 12/20)
  • Erin Floyd 
  • Angela Troyer

This board meets monthly, on the fourth Monday, 7 p.m., at Rieth Interpretive Center.


Mayor's Arts Council

  • Joni Earl (9/16 - 12/18)
  • Tim Near (9/16 - 12/18)
  • John Mishler (9/16 - 12/18)
  • Kathy Stiffney (9/16 - 12/18)
  • Rafael Chavez (9/16 - 12/18)
  • Sunday Mahaja (9/16 - 12/18)
  • Anna Wiebe (1/18 - 12/20)
  • Josh Cooper (1/18 - 12/20)
  • Jerry Lapp (5/18 - 12/20)
  • Marcia Yost (5/18 - 12/20)
  • Brian Whirledge (5/18 - 12/20)
  • Kelly Kramer (5/18 - 12/20)

To learn more about the Mayor's Art Council, click here. 


Mayor's Latino Advisory Committee

  • Richard Aguirre
  • Rocio Diaz
  • Rosa Alba
  • Jose Elizalde
  • Daisy Gaspar
  • Virginia Munoz
  • Ignacio Zepeda

All members of the MLAC are appointed by the Mayor and serve in the capacity of advising the Mayor on issues related to the Latino community in Goshen. 


* Appointed by the Goshen City Council